Joel Nathan Purcell
was born on January 16th, 1983 in Mission, B.C. and passed away suddenly on March 9th, 2010 in Vernon, B.C. at the age of 27 years. Joel will be lovingly remembered and forever cherished by his parents; Frank & Kathy, his brother; Jed, his grandmothers; Anna Marie Hollinger of Salmon Arm, B.C. and Marie Smith of Halifax, Nova Scotia as well as numerous cousins, extended family members and friends. Joel was preceded in death by two grandfathers; Frank Purcell and Maurice Smith.
A Funeral Service will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, March 17th, 2010 at 1:00 P.M. with Reverend Father Dale Normandeau officiating. A Reception will follow in the Tea Room at Bethel Funeral Chapel after which interment will take place at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Joel to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of B.C. #4 – 1551 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, B.C. V1Y 9M9.